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buoyant
used in Gone with the Wind

3 uses
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  • Then she had been pale and sad but there had been a buoyancy about her.
    3.29 (40% in)
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  • Now that buoyancy had gone, as if the surrender had taken all hope from her.
    3.29 (40% in)
  • There was something about the prospect of a struggle of wits with a man—with any man—that put her on her mettle and, after months of battling against countless discouragements, the knowledge that she was at last facing a definite adversary, one whom she might unhorse by her own efforts, gave her a buoyant sensation.
    4.34 (3% in)

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